Event Registration for 2021 OTB Gambit Scholastic Spring Tournament

Event Summary

Name: 2021 OTB Gambit Scholastic Spring Tournament
Desc: The link to the mandatory form is: https://arsl.at/gb7miq ******************************************************************** ******************************************************************** Divisions (5 rounds for every tournament) ******************************************************************** U1000 & U1500 & Open Tournaments ******************************************************************** This tournament has an entrance fee of $30 by February 26, 2021. The on-site fee is $35. It would have a time control of 25 minutes with a 5-second delay (G / 25 : D 5). There would be first, second, and third-place trophies for each division. In order to enter the Open division, you have to be at least 1300 rated. ******************************************************************** ******************************************************************** Procedures ******************************************************************** Everyone would arrive at the main entrance where someone will greet them, take their temperature, check that they answered the questions about COVID (if not, they would be asked there), and be pointed in the right direction as to where to go and at what time for their tournaments. Each person would be sent an email (which they used to register) each round which states the pairings. The waiting area is to be determined with everyone properly socially distanced. While people are entering the hotel, we ask that everyone is socially distanced and this rule will be enforced. If people are not socially distanced while entering the hotel, the tournament will be delayed. Lunch Services There will be an interval of 45 minutes in between the third and fourth rounds which will be allotted for lunch. Document for no liability There is a document of no liability which you will have to be mandatorily signed before attending the event. ******************************************************************** ******************************************************************** COVID - 19 Precautions ******************************************************************** Each group of 2 people playing at a chessboard will be properly socially distanced from the other groups of players playing on chess boards. Spectators will have to be socially distanced and there will be staff members there who will enforce this rule. We would be using scan thermometers to check everyone’s temperature and make sure that they are not exhibiting any symptoms of COVID - 19. We have a questionnaire that all of the attendees would have to fill out that asks questions pertaining to possible symptoms of COVID - 19. We will sanitize the boards, pieces, clocks (the attendees would have to sanitize their own clocks), and tables before the tournament begins. We will be providing gloves at the event which will be mandatorily worn during the tournaments.
Location: 5101 Blue Lagoon Dr, Miami, FL 33126
Starts: Saturday 27 Feb 2021
Ends: Saturday 27 Feb 2021
Registration Ends: Saturday 27 Feb 2021 midnight
Rounds: 5
Organizer Email: Gambit Chess